The Writers Guild of America West has nominated candidates for its officers and board of directors, officials announced Tuesday.
Time Warner Inc. chairman Gerald Levin and vice chairman Ted Turner have frequently criticized News Corp. chairman Rupert Murdoch's editorial interference in his publications, but the forthcoming…
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The Walt Disney Co. launched a South African subsidiary Tuesday to consolidate its retail business here and explore avenues into the rest of Africa.
Mike Ovitz (left) and I.M. Pei on Tuesday announced the $1.1 billion fundraising campaign for the reconstruction of the UCLA Medical Center, School of Medicine and Health Sciences (Daily Variety…
Now that key lawmakers are making public pledges to observe a legislative cease-fire, the television industry may have a new TV content code as early as Thursday morning, industry sources said…
Last week, the fundraising coffers of Los Angeles' long-delayed new concert hall received a cash infusion of some $8.36 million, but conspicuously absent from the list of benefactors was any major…
In a continuing effort to concentrate interests on its major subsidiaries, Gallic group Havas announced Friday it has signed an agreement to sell its shares in Mediavision and Metrobus to France's…
More than two dozen Republicans on Monday urged House Speaker Newt Gingrich to restore funding for the National Endowment for the Arts in legislation due on the House floor later this week.
In a major breakthrough in talks over a new TV content code, V-chip sire Rep. Ed Markey (D-Mass.) has signed a letter agreeing to a three-year moratorium on writing new laws targeting television…
German TV network ProSieben saw, on its first day of a new stock flotation, its initial share price of 72 DM ($42.30) jump $12.70 to close the day at 95 DM ($55).
Organizers of the fourth annual Crystal Lee Sutton Awards have announced that IATSE exec Thomas Short will headline this year's honorees. The event, held at the Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles on July…